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Dragons Skipper Evans returns to face Glasgow Warriors


29 Sep 2016

Lewis Evans

Newport Gwent Dragons skipper Lewis Evans is one of ten changes made to the team that will face Glasgow Warriors, Friday 30th September, KO 19:35, in Round five of the Guinness PRO12.

Wing Pat Howard returns to the back three alongside fellow wing Hallam Amos and fullback Carl Meyer. The centre partnership is all change too with Sam Beard and Jack Dixon getting the nod. Fly-half Nick Macleod is back in the mix too, after sitting last week’s game out due to a lower leg injury. Macleod is joined in the half-backs with scrum-half Sarel Pretorius.

The front row sees two changes made to it as hooker Thomas Rhys Thomas returns to join prop Sam Hobbs, with Brok Harris also starting. The second row has one change made it is with Matthew Screech joining Rynard Landman. The back row sees the inclusion of skipper Lewis Evans at number 8 who joins flankers Nick Crosswell and Nic Cudd.

The replacements bench has five changes made to it as Rhys Buckley, Cory Hill, Charlie Davies, Angus O’Brien and Tom Prydie join Thomas Davies, Craig Mitchell and Harrison Keddie.

Newport Gwent Dragons team to face Glasgow Warriors

15 Carl Meyer, 14 Pat Howard, 13 Sam Beard, 12 Jack Dixon, 11 Hallam Amos, 10 Nick Macleod, 9 Sarel Pretorius; 1 Sam Hobbs, 2 Thomas Rhys Thomas, 3 Brok Harris, 4 Matthew Screech, 5 Rynard Landman, 6 Nick Crosswell 7 Nic Cudd, 8 Lewis Evans ©.

Replacements; Rhys Buckley, Thomas Davies, Craig Mitchell, Cory Hill, Harrison Keddie, Charlie Davies, Angus O’Brien, Tom Prydie.

There are still tickets available for the Dragons clash against Glasgow Warriors on Friday night, KO 19:35. Just call the Ticket Office on 01633 674990 or click here to buy online. Alternatively, Dragons Members can use their ‘Bring a Friend For Free’ voucher and claim a free ticket, however these must be redeemed before the day of the match.